Southern Chicken Stew

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Stella Mae

It's a simple and easy dish to prepare.

Top Review by simplemom

I made this with boneless chicken thighs and it was fantastic! I did not use onions, only onion powder and I couldn't find any good squash at the store, otherwise I made as directed and it was so tasty and easy. Thanks for sharing with us all your grandmother's recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 large hen, cut into pieces
  • 4 small red potatoes, peeled and halved
  • 4 green butter squash, halved (or whatever you like)
  • 2 carrots, chopped
  • 4 stalks celery, chopped
  • 3 small onions, chopped
  • 1 (425 g) canwhite creamed corn or 1 (425 g) canyellow creamed corn
  • 1 pinch ground rosemary (optional)
  • salt and pepper


  1. Place all the ingredients in a heavy pot and cover with water.
  2. Bring to a boil, then allow to simmer for an hour or more.
  3. Add more water, if you like.
  4. Season and serve.

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